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>> this is the rosa parks of housekeepers. >> news conference this morning as whitman's former housekeeper was mistreated, exploited not paid for the extra hour she worked and fired once whitman decided to run for governor. dan, is here with the potentially explosive allegations. dan. >> niki de hasn't heard attorney recognize longtime democratic supporter laid out the allegations: what a hypocrite for only being concerned about the as being undocumented when she decided to run for governor. >> road her employment with and she was undocumented in she led in this whitman was aware for status and they understood and he was vulnerable as a result of this. in april 2009 ms. whitman told nikki that she had officially announced her campaign for governor. it was at
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this point the nikkei decided that she would speak to ms. whitman for help to legalize her status. when a key ask for help but she was terminated. >> meg please can you help me? and she was very upset and said no and you don't know me and i've never seen you. understand me? i realize that that moment she didn't appreciate my work and she went through me away like a piece of garbage. >> that's take this one by one ds allegis with the new shoes and documented to to provide proof? >> she didn't provide proof basically she claims whitman of never asked me about her status but she received letters from social security ministration
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beginning of 2003 sing the social security number that the housekeeper provided didn't match. but that was a tipoff but she said would never deli thing about it and fact throughout subsequent letters from the social security administration. >> to provide documentation? >> no not today but she said to provide documentation tomorrow. >> what about the allegations about not being paid? >> all the work meg whitman gave for to do last more than 15 hours that she is being paid for an meg whitman pair more than 15 hours so they will file a claim the state saying she is owed additional money. >> meg whitman said to stan to see information about former housekeeper made public she said bp situation was emotionally wrenching she handled it according to the law. i have this >> say i feel terrible for nike. she was a family friend for nine years and in many ways and member of her extended family and i feel badly for her. she's
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being manipulated and i'm sorry about that. she's the nicest woman and did a great job press and everything that's gloria allred is saying is a lie. she called me and 70 talked about something she came over on a saturday to warehouse and he said, if you're a terrible but i have to tell you that i'm not here legally. my husband and i were there we were stunned to, just amazed and we said we're going have to let you go. that's our legal obligation as an employer were going have to let should go. so she never came back to work after the saturday. all the documentation that we had said she was legal and she had a 1099 on file with the employment agency, driver's license and a social security card in a reasonably sure is not legal. no one could of been worse than that i was when she came to us on that saturday in june and said i'm not here legally it's a shame she's been
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manipulated gloria allred knows exactly what she's doing and i feel terrible for nike. i know the key while and if she's listening right now where i am so sorry, i bet you're feeling really badly and it's a shame it's really, really a shame. >> you can hear whitman so comments in the entire news conference by logging on to no at 5:30 p.m. democratic candidate jerry brown responds to the controversy with his campaign sing tonight again that snow at 530. >> other carriers attacked and bitten by two dogs as he is making his deliveries in san jose this morning. as kron 4 reports the dog apparently broke through with cents to one after the mailman. >> and biocontrol says there is a least one previous complaints about the dogs living here at this home on camden avenue and shortly after 11:00 a.m. this next breed people in this german shepherd later seized by animal
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control attack and did better and letter carrier of san jose. >> we heard a lot of screaming and yelling and dog barking. we ran out front to see what happened the mailman had just delivered mail in is holding his arm and bleeding profusely. his clothes ripped any screaming to dog him and he was terrified the dog was get him again. >> and no control said it looks at the dogs are being kept in the backyard and they actually broke through that wooden fence there. they broke one of the wooden slats and got out in one after the carrier as his crossing by trade >> hall deal defended is stocks sank he's not sure exactly what happened. >> friendly dogs and had them for 11 years threat to date they have the shots. >> did not appear aggressive as they take away.
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>> the be placed on quality hold until a further investigation is over to determine what's going happened to the dogs. >> there 3 beware of dog signs of the house but none of the neighbors we spoke with were aware of any previous trouble with the animal. the letter carrier was treated at the hospital and released wednesday afternoon in good condition. >> please so looking for a man who is suspected of a sexual assault robbery and beating in san francisco. the attack happened on tuesday afternoon at a housing development. police say the suspect his picture you see here 25 year-old damir shalako has an past half tattoo on his face. they believe damir shalako may be traveling by public transit. a rally over funding for child care services. hong (cheering) and protesters are calling for a state budget agreement that secures funding
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for bloo. encourage support fors closure for of cost rally carried the five new plays structures recently as stalled or shut down this afternoon after kron 4 started asking questions about the high number of children getting hurt. six skids of broken bones while playing on these playgrounds in just five weeks. a school district official says the concerns defenses will go up tomorrow and stay out until they meet with the designer next week to see if modifications need to be made. >> still warm out today but it's been a " l will continue the cooling trend into tomorrow. plus the sunday into tomorrow but bringing as cooler temperatures could get breezy by the end of the week and the fog will continue to sneak its way back into the forecast. while the full picture forecast in just a few minutes.
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>> tonight at 510 good news for trinity college students to guarantee the governor made to them today. at 5:15 p.m. the an employe in the rig is out of there's some good news the companies that are looking for workers right now. at 5:55 p.m. as the giants close and at the playoffs new details about rising ticket prices and dwindling crowds of baseball games across the nation. greed. the wealthiest corporations. billions in profits and bonuses. and the sacramento politicians just gave these same corporations a new billion dollar handout...
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on your iphone when you get at&t u-verse tv. at&t. rethink possible. justin to the kron 4 news room san jose please submit arrests and several reported burglaries at the korean baptist church in pinewood street in san jose. we get picture of the suspect had word on the right to and anthony they're the two suspects police said they set up a surveillance operation after several robberies and a saw the two men break into the church. officers from the patrol the vision and k-9 commission established a perimeter around the church and waited for the suspects to come out of the church. it won the
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got of the church to try to make an arrest and that led officers on a foot chase. they were able to now these two guys and they're now in jail in san jose. >> thursday's planned execution in san quentin has been cancelled following setbacks to the federal and state court. it would been california's first execution since 2006. the announcement comes today after the federal judge blocked the execution saying he needed more time to evaluate the newly adopted lethal injection procedure. chief judge vaughn walker whose pictures see here the judge ruled californians ban on same-sex marriages, constitutional would be stepping down at the end of the air. in 2011 he will leave the court. george walker is held his position since to september 2004. whopper said he plans to return to the private sector upon leaving the bench. the new
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legislature includes their. the governor signed a companion bill it calls on the 10 campus university of california system to develop a similar transfer system. >> the look of your courage temperatures out side about 75 degrees for san francisco much cooler around the bay and will continue to cooling trend all the details on that coming up. [ male announcer ] as the ceo of hp, carly fiorina laid off 30,000 workers. when you're talking about massive layoffs, which we did...
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banks around the bay area are seeing a lot of requests for emergency food and some cases the request more than doubled over the last years. daniel was at a local food bank today to find out what's being done to make sure the food bank can handle the need. >> the alameda trinity food bank to request for emergency food is doubled over the last three years and they're expecting a record-setting holiday season this is the phone center is where all the calls come in when folks need help getting food and
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lately it's been a lot more busy than usual. the economy has taken a toll on those who typically would have to call in for emergency help getting food. to give you an idea just a much things have changed the past two years this july for 33 refers for emergency food and compare that to july 2007 rose only half of them in your laurels. and of it will grow the food banks of the number of referrals and 25 years of operation. but in addition girls ready for the holiday season the expert forums to broken on the number of referrals goes up, they have to buy more food and is a badly need financial donations of a good handle the request to come in. in alameda kron 4 news. >> and employment rate nationwide rose last month according to labor department new jobless claims climbed to 9.6% in august but roughly two- thirds of the largest cities from the city saw a decline in unemployment making it the biggest drop another victim of the economy this seven-up bottling plant and vallejo. dr
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pepper and snapple the company that owns the plant it has decided to shut it down. 90 employees work at the plant it scheduled to close on october the 18th. the question is who is hiring? retailers are gearing up for the holiday season toys arrests and espy announced outlined the plan to hire more than 70,000 temporary workers and as kron 4 kate thompson shows as the bay area stores to try to fill spots for the holiday. >> whole >> day hiring for step stock and sells associates begin this saturday. it is signed stop the windows of stores as retailers search for help. gap, j. crew and banana republic are all looking to hire. most full-time and part-time positions. walking the mall bookstore is looking for help especially on nights and weekends. peek at children's boutique that has no openings. next door bare essentials of
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mineral make up shop as hiring and onto true religion which is fully staffed and accepting applications for new stores. >> we will interview them especially as store manager and assistant manager position. >> over get pictures was san the world what photography will be setting up here looking for people who are good with kids and photography equipment to work from november through christmas eve. even after is no help wanted sign in the window like this clothing boutique it never hurts to ask. the store is looking for help and has two openings for part-time sales people. reporting in quarter maduro kate thompson kron 4 news juried >> video game giant nintendo made a major announcement our web producer kimberly tells us how the plans could affect what to buy this holiday season. >> the hub of this all over this nintendo 3 d ps video game system. a lot of you out there were planning on buying is for
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the holiday season for yourself for love one and i am the bearer of bad news right now it's not going to happen. the made the announcement that it will be released in the u.s. to march of 2011 months and months away. a lot people on-line talk about this it's a really need a new game system and place to d and 3 d games and it also lets you take three deep dimensional pictures on the consoles. very need >> were going to continue with a cooling trend pretty much for the rest the week for now want plan is sunshine out there were seeing a little bit of fog rolling back into the picture read on for the golden gate bridge and will continue to see low clouds and fog making a bigger role in tore forecast for the rest the week. right now temperatures in the '70s for san francisco and cool off upper 80s and low 90s in the north bay and still seeing triple digits and fairfield in antioch. check out how much cooler is right now that it was 24 hours ago san
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francisco by about 12 degrees same to redwood city about 13 degree drop in mountain view and 12 degrees cooler in santa rosa at his current hour. 10:00 hour tour will still be a bit cooler keeping top pitchers in the '60s and '70s and by noon warm it up to the '80s and are afternoon high will stay little " puree mixture of '80s and '90s as well. were getting up into low 80's for places like santa rosa and upper '70's and petaluma and the mill valley in mid-70s along the peninsula much cooler in san francisco. upper 60s for san francisco could bump up to about 80 in places like redwood city and alto. the mature '70's 80's or along the east bay tree 71 degrees a big difference in berkeley tomorrow. almost guiltily compared to the tempers we have been seeing. even and the spots down into the '80s know or triple digits looks like we could see clear of the '90s
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and south bay temperatures expected to top out into the '80s jury your 7 day around the bay highlights: trend by the weekend should be in the low 80's by the inland spots low seventies by the bay and '60s for the coast. >> was to go live look at the was seeking u.s. envoy it's horrendous rate now in walnut creek. this is a 6824 split the headlights' are northbound and it slow in all directions there. san jose highway 1 01 the headlights' are still about as you can see traffic moving at a meeting clip in both directions north and southbound as well as the guadalupe overpass. if much more news ahead see to it. ♪
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on the calcutta in pakistan suspected and the threat. new details on them to do on new york back in may. it according to government documents he said he planned to detonate a second on the new york city he will be sentenced next week and faces life in prison. >> a senate committee is examining what led to the release of the bomber last year he was released in his cottage prison. this is a picture from years ago when the incident happened. supposedly was released last year he had only a few months to live. more than a year later he is alive and still being hailed as a hero in libya. this was a scene in august of last year and heroes' homecoming in libya for the man would served eight years of a life sentence for the 1988 bombing over lockerbie scotland. a bombing that killed 259 people on board and 11 more on the
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ground most of the victims americans. now some u.s. senators are demanding answers why he was released in the first place and why a man supposedly near death is alive and seemingly healthy. >> we were told yet three months to live it was more than a year ago and this murder is still a hero? he was sent home to his family his victims never made it home. >> excuse bp of influencing the release in order to secure oil rights. today the state department representative told congress there's no evidence of that but senators say because of the victims they will keep asking questions. >> hundred and 89 victims were from the united states of america. 34 of them were from new jersey 53 of them were from york all told law citizens from 21 states in the district of columbia.
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>> medical experts testified in seven scotland's prognosis the bomber had three months to live simply was not justified. >> looking outside right now san francisco clear blue sky is so warm out there but a vocal down the cooling trend will continue for the rest the week ended a week and will be right back on the kron 4 evening news in just week and will be right back on the kron 4 evening news in just a few minutes. brown asks voters for new mayoral power to appoint school board members. he gets it, and promises better schools. but the drop out rate increases...50%. the school budget goes into a 100 million dollar deficit. the schools become so bad...the state has to take them over. it was "largely a bust," he admitted. jerry brown. failure as governor. failure as mayor. failure we can't afford now.
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TOPIC FREQUENCY Whitman 5, Kron 4, Meg Whitman 3, At&t 3, Carly Fiorina 2, Barbara Boxer 2, Gloria Allred 2, Damir Shalako 2, Nintendo 2, California 2, Nike 2, Jerry Brown 2, Ms. Whitman 2, Libya 2, Redwood City 2, San Jose 2, Hp 2, Dan 1, Anthony 1, Daniel 1
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